Summary
EudraCT Number:2021-005319-30
Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:217917
National Competent Authority:Finland - Fimea
Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
Trial Status:Ongoing
Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2022-06-03
Trial results
A. Protocol Information
A.1Member State ConcernedFinland - Fimea
A.2EudraCT number2021-005319-30
A.3Full title of the trial
A phase 3b, open-label, multi-country, multi-centre, long-term follow-up study of ZOSTER-049 (follow-up of ZOSTER-006/022 studies) to assess the prophylactic efficacy, safety and persistence of immune response of a Herpes Zoster subunit vaccine and assessment of persistence of immune response and safety of 1 or 2 additional doses administered in ZOSTER-049 in 2 subgroups of older adults
A.3.1Title of the trial for lay people, in easily understood, i.e. non-technical, language
A study on the long-term efficacy, safety and persistence of immune response of a vaccine against Herpes Zoster in older adults
A.3.2Name or abbreviated title of the trial where available
ZOSTER-101
A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code number217917
A.7Trial is part of a Paediatric Investigation Plan No
A.8EMA Decision number of Paediatric Investigation Plan
B. Sponsor Information
B.Sponsor: 1
B.1.1Name of SponsorGlaxoSmithKline Biologicals
B.1.3.4CountryBelgium
B.3.1 and B.3.2Status of the sponsorCommercial
B.4 Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support for the clinical trial:
B.4.1Name of organisation providing supportGlaxoSmithKline Biologicals
B.4.2CountryBelgium
B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
B.5.1Name of organisationGlaxoSmithKline Biologicals
B.5.2Functional name of contact pointClinical Disclosure Advisor
B.5.3 Address:
B.5.3.1Street AddressRue de l’Institut, 89
B.5.3.2Town/ cityRixensart
B.5.3.3Post code1330
B.5.3.4CountryBelgium
B.5.4Telephone number442089904466
B.5.6E-mail[email protected]
D. IMP Identification
D.IMP: 1
D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
D.2.1.1.1Trade name SHINGRIX
D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderGlaxoSmithKline Biologicals SA
D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationEuropean Union
D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
D.3 Description of the IMP
D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder and suspension for suspension for injection
D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPIntramuscular use
D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
D.3.8INN - Proposed INNNA
D.3.9.2Current sponsor codegE
D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameRECOMBINANT VARICELLA ZOSTER VIRUS SURFACE GLYCOPROTEIN E
D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB31416
D.3.10 Strength
D.3.10.1Concentration unit µg microgram(s)
D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
D.3.10.3Concentration number50
D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
The IMP is a:
D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) Yes
D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product Yes
D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
D.8 Information on Placebo
E. General Information on the Trial
E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
Vaccination against HZ and its related complications in adults older than 50 years (at the time of primary vaccination).
E.1.1.1Medical condition in easily understood language
Herpes zoster (Shingles) disease.
E.1.1.2Therapeutic area Diseases [C] - Virus Diseases [C02]
MedDRA Classification
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 20.0
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10019974
E.1.2Term Herpes zoster
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 21.1
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10036376
E.1.2Term Post herpetic neuralgia
E.1.2System Organ Class 10029205 - Nervous system disorders
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 20.1
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10030865
E.1.2Term Ophthalmic herpes zoster
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 20.0
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10063491
E.1.2Term Herpes zoster oticus
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 21.1
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10075611
E.1.2Term Varicella zoster virus infection
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 20.0
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10074297
E.1.2Term Herpes zoster cutaneous disseminated
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 23.1
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10080516
E.1.2Term Herpes zoster reactivation
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 23.1
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10084396
E.1.2Term Disseminated varicella zoster virus infection
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 20.0
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10072210
E.1.2Term Genital herpes zoster
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 20.1
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10061208
E.1.2Term Herpes zoster infection neurological
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 20.0
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10074259
E.1.2Term Herpes zoster meningitis
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 20.0
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10074248
E.1.2Term Herpes zoster meningoencephalitis
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 20.0
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10074243
E.1.2Term Varicella zoster oesophagitis
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
E.1.2Version 21.1
E.1.2Level PT
E.1.2Classification code 10074254
E.1.2Term Varicella zoster pneumonia
E.1.2System Organ Class 10021881 - Infections and infestations
E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
E.2 Objective of the trial
E.2.1Main objective of the trial
To evaluate the vaccine efficacy (VE) of HZ/su in preventing HZ.
E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
• To evaluate the VE of HZ/su in preventing HZ from 1-month post Dose 2 in the ZOSTER-006/022 studies until the end of the ZOSTER-101 study.
• To evaluate persistence of the humoral immune response to HZ/su.
• To evaluate persistence of the cell-mediated immune response to HZ/su.
• To evaluate vaccine safety of HZ/su.
E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
E.3Principal inclusion criteria
• Participants and participant’s caregiver, who, in the opinion of the investigator, can and are willing to comply with the requirements of the protocol.
• Written or witnessed/thumb printed informed consent obtained from the participant of the participant prior to performance of any study-specific procedure.
• Medically stable participants as established by medical history and clinical examination before entering into the study.
• Participants who completed ZOSTER-049 study (following at least 1 dose of HZ/su in ZOSTER-006/022 studies).
E.4Principal exclusion criteria
Medical conditions
• Any clinical condition that, in the opinion of the investigator, might pose additional risk to the participant due to participation in the study.

Prior/Concomitant therapy
• Use of any investigational or non-registered product (drug, vaccine or medical device) for the treatment of HZ or Varicella Zoster Virus (VZV) infection at the time of enrolment or their planned use during the study period.
• Previous vaccination against VZV or HZ and/or planned administration during the study of a VZV or HZ vaccine (including an investigational or non-registered vaccine other than HZ/su administered in studies ZOSTER-006/022 or ZOSTER-049).

Prior/Concurrent clinical study experience
• Concurrently participating in another clinical study, at any time during the study period, in which the participant has been or will be exposed to an investigational or a non-investigational intervention (drug/invasive medical device) for the prevention and/or treatment of HZ or VZV and which may have a possible activity against VZV.
E.5 End points
E.5.1Primary end point(s)
Number of participants in LTFU and Control groups with confirmed HZ cases
E.5.1.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
During the total duration of ZOSTER-101 study (Day 1 through Month 48)
E.5.2Secondary end point(s)
1. Number of participants in LTFU and Control groups with confirmed HZ cases
2. Anti-glycoprotein E (gE) antibody concentrations
3. Frequency of gE-specific Cluster of Differentiation (CD)4+ T-cells secreting at least two activation markers from among IFN-γ, IL-2, TNF-α, CD40L
4. Percentage of participants with serious adverse events (SAEs) causally related to the study intervention
5. Percentage of participants with potential immune-mediated diseases (pIMDs) (serious and non-serious) causally related to the study intervention
6. Percentage of participants with HZ-related complications of confirmed HZ
E.5.2.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
1. From 1-month post-Dose 2 in the ZOSTER-006/022 studies until the end of the ZOSTER-101 study at Month 48
2, 3. At Day 1, Months 12, 24, 36 and 48 in the ZOSTER-101 study
4, 5, 6. During the total duration of the ZOSTER-101 study (Day 1 through Month 48)
E.6 and E.7 Scope of the trial
E.6Scope of the trial
E.6.1Diagnosis No
E.6.2Prophylaxis Yes
E.6.3Therapy No
E.6.4Safety Yes
E.6.5Efficacy Yes
E.6.6Pharmacokinetic No
E.6.7Pharmacodynamic No
E.6.8Bioequivalence No
E.6.9Dose response No
E.6.10Pharmacogenetic No
E.6.11Pharmacogenomic No
E.6.12Pharmacoeconomic No
E.6.13Others Yes
E.6.13.1Other scope of the trial description
Immunogenicity
E.7Trial type and phase
E.7.1Human pharmacology (Phase I) No
E.7.1.1First administration to humans No
E.7.1.2Bioequivalence study No
E.7.1.3Other No
E.7.1.3.1Other trial type description
E.7.2Therapeutic exploratory (Phase II) No
E.7.3Therapeutic confirmatory (Phase III) Yes
E.7.4Therapeutic use (Phase IV) No
E.8 Design of the trial
E.8.1Controlled Yes
E.8.1.1Randomised No
E.8.1.2Open Yes
E.8.1.3Single blind No
E.8.1.4Double blind No
E.8.1.5Parallel group No
E.8.1.6Cross over No
E.8.1.7Other Yes
E.8.1.7.1Other trial design description
Factorial
E.8.2 Comparator of controlled trial
E.8.2.1Other medicinal product(s) No
E.8.2.2Placebo No
E.8.2.3Other Yes
E.8.2.3.1Comparator description
Vaccine efficacy-Historical Control; Immunogenicity, safety for randomized groups-no intervention
E.8.2.4Number of treatment arms in the trial4
E.8.3 The trial involves single site in the Member State concerned No
E.8.4 The trial involves multiple sites in the Member State concerned Yes
E.8.4.1Number of sites anticipated in Member State concerned10
E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States Yes
E.8.5.1Number of sites anticipated in the EEA68
E.8.6 Trial involving sites outside the EEA
E.8.6.1Trial being conducted both within and outside the EEA Yes
E.8.6.2Trial being conducted completely outside of the EEA No
E.8.6.3If E.8.6.1 or E.8.6.2 are Yes, specify the regions in which trial sites are planned
Australia
Brazil
Canada
Czechia
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Hong Kong
Italy
Japan
Korea, Republic of
Mexico
Spain
Sweden
Taiwan
United Kingdom
United States
E.8.7Trial has a data monitoring committee No
E.8.8 Definition of the end of the trial and justification where it is not the last visit of the last subject undergoing the trial
LSLV (Visit 5) or Date of the last testing/reading released of the Human Biological Samples or imaging data, related to primary and secondary endpoints, whichever comes later. EoS must be achieved no later than 8 months after LSLV.
E.8.9 Initial estimate of the duration of the trial
E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned years5
E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months
E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days
E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial years5
E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial months1
E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial days8
F. Population of Trial Subjects
F.1 Age Range
F.1.1Trial has subjects under 18 No
F.1.1.1In Utero No
F.1.1.2Preterm newborn infants (up to gestational age < 37 weeks) No
F.1.1.3Newborns (0-27 days) No
F.1.1.4Infants and toddlers (28 days-23 months) No
F.1.1.5Children (2-11years) No
F.1.1.6Adolescents (12-17 years) No
F.1.2Adults (18-64 years) Yes
F.1.2.1Number of subjects for this age range: 1356
F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) Yes
F.1.3.1Number of subjects for this age range: 2306
F.2 Gender
F.2.1Female Yes
F.2.2Male Yes
F.3 Group of trial subjects
F.3.1Healthy volunteers No
F.3.2Patients Yes
F.3.3Specific vulnerable populations No
F.3.3.1Women of childbearing potential not using contraception No
F.3.3.2Women of child-bearing potential using contraception No
F.3.3.3Pregnant women No
F.3.3.4Nursing women No
F.3.3.5Emergency situation No
F.3.3.6Subjects incapable of giving consent personally No
F.3.3.7Others No
F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
F.4.1In the member state380
F.4.2 For a multinational trial
F.4.2.1In the EEA 2519
F.4.2.2In the whole clinical trial 3662
F.5 Plans for treatment or care after the subject has ended the participation in the trial (if it is different from the expected normal treatment of that condition)
Not applicable
G. Investigator Networks to be involved in the Trial
N. Review by the Competent Authority or Ethics Committee in the country concerned
N.Competent Authority Decision Authorised
N.Date of Competent Authority Decision2022-06-03
N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2022-07-05
P. End of Trial
P.End of Trial StatusOngoing